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Federal appeals court rules against Clarksburg landlord

RICHMOND, Va. - The federal appeals court for the Fourth Circuit found no reversible error in the case of a Clarksburg landlord who'd accused city officials of using the community's building demolition program for personal gain. It was the latest in a string of legal defeats for landlord Gregory Hal

THEET.COM - 2017-11-21 22:05:00

Salem man remains set for child abuse trial Dec. 4; has until Tuesday to decide on plea offer

CLARKSBURG - A 28-year-old Salem man facing child abuse, strangulation and conspiracy charges will have until Tuesday to decide whether to accept a plea offer from the state. Brandon Waldo Ford is set for trial Dec. 4 on the charges of child abuse with injury, child abuse creating a substantial risk

THEET.COM - 2017-11-21 23:20:00

High speed chase weaves through Harrison and Doddridge counties

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) -- One person is in custody after a high speed chase that lasted nearly an hour, Tuesday evening. Viewer submitted photo. According to dispatchers, it started in Nutter Fort shortly after 8 p.m. Police were searching for a stolen vehicle out of Taylor County. When a

WDTV - 2017-11-22 05:16:00

Senators announce funding for Highland-Clarksburg Hospital

CLARKSBURG - U.S. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced Tuesday a total of $325,000 for Highland-Clarksburg Hospital through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Office of Rural Development. "I am particularly thrilled that part of this funding will go toward impro

THEET.COM - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Morgantown Police Department receives traffic safety award

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WDTV) -- The Morgantown Police Department has been awarded the Automobile Association of America' s Community Traffic Safety Platinum Award. The award was given to the department last Friday at an event in Bridgeport. The platinum award is the highest award given by AAA, and offic

WDTV - 2017-11-20 23:06:00

Former Palace Furniture building development project back on track

The plan to redevelop the former Palace Furniture Building into affordable apartments for senior citizens is back on track and projected to be complete by December of 2018, according to Clarksburg city officials. Submitted photo CLARKSBURG - The project to redevelop the former Palace Furniture buil

THEET.COM - 2017-11-20 23:05:00

Official: more than 250,000 expected to participate in WV buck firearms season

Logan Calley, a Clarksburg resident and local hunter, said he arose early Monday morning to participate in the first day of West Virginia's annual buck firearms season.Submitted photo CLARKSBURG - More than 250,000 hunters are expected to participate in this year's statewide buck firearms hunting s

THEET.COM - 2017-11-20 23:20:00

Court revokes bail for Bristol man, tentatively sets December trial date

CLARKSBURG - Circuit Judge Chris McCarthy on Monday revoked bail for a 30-year-old Bristol man and tentatively set the defendant's trial to begin Dec. 20, according to the office of Harrison Prosecutor Rachel Romano. Assistant Prosecutor Zach Houchin had filed a motion to revoke Matthew Ray Zroske's

THEET.COM - 2017-11-20 23:00:00

Bremerton Beat Blast: Pinball on the Peninsula

BREMERTON - You may have noticed the rising number of pinball machines inside bars, restaurants and arcades in Bremerton and on the Kitsap peninsula. The popularity of these machines is surging in big cities around the country, and Bremerton, too, has attracted quite a following. This week, all fiv

KITSAP SUN - 2017-11-22 03:27:14

Bainbridge blotter | Hit-and-run in Winslow

3:40 p.m. A 37-year-old Silverdale man was the victim of a hit-and-run while driving near the intersection of Highway 305 and Winslow Way. While stopped at the intersection light, the man said, he began to turn right onto Winslow Way as the light turned green, but then stopped to allow pedestrians t

BAINBRIDGEREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-21 19:30:00

Motorcyclist from South Kitsap critically injured in Purdy crash

PURDY - A 32-year-old Olalla man was critically injured in a motorcycle crash late Monday on Highway 16, according to the Washington State Patrol. The man was riding a motorcycle and merging onto westbound Highway 16 from Highway 302 when he lost control shortly after 10 p.m., troopers said. He sli

KITSAP SUN - 2017-11-21 19:33:51

Cyclist Killed in SODO Hit-and-Run Collision

Seattle police confirmed that a hit-and-run collision killed a 61-year-old male cyclist near the intersection of 1st Avenue S. and S. Andover Street at about 5:45 a.m. Tuesday morning. According to the SPD blotter, the cyclist died at the scene. Witnesses told police that the driver hit the cyclist

THE STRANGER - 2017-11-21 18:35:00

Churches band together to get people off the streets

Editor's note: This story is one in a series by the Kitsap Sun looking at the problem of rising homelessness amid a shortage of affordable housing. To see other stories in the series, visit kitsapsun.com. BELLEVUE - Just before 7 p.m. on a chilly weekday night, the first homeless men begin to trick

KITSAP SUN - 2017-11-21 23:10:39

Faces of the homeless: Jake and Jasmin

Names: Jake Childress, 29, Jasmin Hernandez, 30 Hometown: Bremerton Homeless since: Jake, 2013, Jasmin, 2014 How did you become homeless? Jake: Both my parents are IV drug users, and with me not being in school not looking for work it kind of leaves your ass out to fend for yourself. I've learned th

KITSAP SUN - 2017-11-21 20:21:18

Road Warrior: How did interchange near Warren Avenue Bridge end up that way?

The in basket: Marcus Michelson, of Yakima, who says he grew up in Poulsbo, writes: "Maybe you have the answer I'm looking for: Why is the Wheaton Way and Callahan Drive interchange near the Warren Avenue Bridge (in Bremerton) so seemingly over-complicated? "It seems to me that these might have been

KITSAP SUN - 2017-11-21 18:33:02

Roy Moore Aside, What About Bill Clinton? | Dick Polman

Left-leaning Americans who are rightfully repulsed by Roy Moore, and who were similarly steamed in 2016 about Donald Trump's gropey braggadocio, need to acknowledge that Bill Clinton also rates a place in that Hall of Infamy. I'm down with that. Lest we forget, feminists and Democratic activists in

BAINBRIDGEREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-21 20:30:00

Springdale preparer sentenced over false tax returns

Chad Michael Davis, age 36 of Springdale, was sentenced to 3 years and 10 months in federal prison for filing false tax returns, according to a press release sent by the office of U.S. Attorney Kenneth Elser. Davis ran the company Lonetree Services out of his home in Springdale in 2015 and 2016. He

KHBS - 2017-11-20 22:51:00

Springdale Holiday Activities Begin with Tree Decorating

SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Springdale, where lighting crews began decorating the region's largest living Christmas tree. The tree decorations are a part of the Downtown Springdale Alliance's production of Christmas on the Creek, and other holiday act

NWAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-22 02:01:06

Springdale Man Arrested for Transporting Child for Sex

A Springdale man is behind bars after being arrested for transporting a child for sex near Siloam Springs on Sunday morning (Nov. 19) . Eleuterio Flores, 33, was arrested in Siloam Springs and booked into jail just before 3 a.m. Flores is also facing charges of internet stalking of a child and 4th


Springdale Man Arrested For Child Sex Trafficking

WCDC Booking Photo: Eleuterio Flores. SILOAM SPRINGS (KFSM) - Early Sunday (Nov. 19), a Springdale man was arrested on charges of sex trafficking of a minor, sexual assault 4th degree and internet stalking of a child, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office detainee information web page.